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Oct 15, 2012 11:00am EDT
side, as well 37. >> reporter: and now an allied group of prominent faith leaders from local christian, jewish and muslim communities are publicly asking the metro to donate all of the proceeds made from the anti-jihad campaign to chair if i. >> we have to demand something of the metro that is in the profit making mode. and our role is to prove size, not profiterr. >> reporter: the response ads are scheduled to go up today. s. >> i think they need to go up. i think that always hearing from the side that hates isn't what this country is all about. >> we need to deal with this stuff with a positive framework as opposed to additional negative. >> reporter: and the coalition also has online petition gone at shoulder to shoulder tony toll, news 4. >>> and look at that sky out there. not looking quite as good as it did yesterday. >> tom, how can you explain that? >> i call that a front coming our way and it's brought in clouds and southwesterly gusty winds. winds gusting 20 to 25 miles an hour this morning. looking at storm team 4 radar, the area moving color is rain. raining p
Oct 30, 2012 11:00am EDT
. these are local roads. the interstates look good. on i-95 in both directions, nice and clear in virginia. no issues there. 66 as well inside and outside of the beltway. no problems. i can tell you, local roads are just a mess on some of them. like tisha said, if your kids aren't driving you crazy, stay in. back to you both. >> thank you. sandy left a massive mess in new york city. it's one of the hardest hit areas. a angie is covering it for us. >> it's a huge mess. new york city is waking up to fires, flooding after sandy ripped through the area. first, devastating video of the monster six-alarm fire that completely destroyed 80 to 1000 homes in queens. close to 200 firefighters with the help of the army national guard helped battle the blaze. many standing in water chest high. hydrants have little to no water pressure causing bigger problems. in the end, three people were hurt. lower manhattan remains under water. this is not a river. that was fdr drive. the floodwater is blamed for a big explosion at a con-ed substation. this left 250,000 people left in the dark. it could be
Oct 26, 2012 11:00am EDT
police with the afghan security forces including one commander and two local police chiefs. >>> also developing, former italian premier was found guilty of tax fraud. a judge sentenced him to four years in prison. he's likely to appeal. the charges involve buying american film and tv rights outside the country. he faces charges he made a moroccan teenager for sex. he announced he would not run for a fourth term in office. >>> right now, john mccain is campaigning for mitt romney in northern virginia. here is a live look at post 177 in fairfax. the arizona senator is hosting a town hall meeting there. he'll host another one in wood bridge this afternoon. romney is counting on mccain to help win over veterans. romney will remain in the heartland today. he flies from ohio to ames, iowa. the republican presidential nominee will return to ohio later in the day. he's said to appear with paul ryan in north canton. he spent yesterday in the the buckeye state. >> president obama will campaign in ohio on monday. he's staying in the district today. he returned late last night from a mare-a-thon
Oct 18, 2012 11:00am EDT
injured three people. two females taken to the hospital with minor injuries. a man flown to a local burn center for serious injuries. >>> time for a check on the midday traffic now. >> let's soo what danella sealock has to show us. good morning. >> good morning. good to see you both. let's head to the roadways. 66 westbound, washington boulevard, a multivehicle crash. it was in the left lane, now the shoulder lane. police are on the scene. let's head to the american legion bridge. usual road work is taking place. if you are on the outer loop, two left lanes are blocked. the cones are up. you are slow over the american legion bridge because of the road work in this area. back to you both. >> thank you. >>> arlington rush hour includes major congestion. this morning, police launched a campaign to end the battle that develops between drivers and pedestrians. they are trying to get cars to stop blocking the box. >> reporter: lynne street around 8:30 in the morning, the traffic can stack up. making it worse, when drivers try to squeak through the intersection and the light changes and they ge
Oct 25, 2012 11:00am EDT
outlook. keith? >> see you in a few. with the possibility that sandy will have an impact this way, local power companies are beginning their preparations to keep the power on. tony tull is live in maryland with more on what the companies are doing to get ready. hey, tony. >> reporter: it's about the preparation. pepco telling us they put out a request for mutual aid asking power companies to the south and west of us, if sandy should make land fall, they will send extra crews to the area to help with repairs. itis not just the power companies that are preparing, it's many local residents. people are hitting the grocery stores as well as home depot and lowe's. it's an early morning rollout for pepco crews as the threat of hurricane sandy makes its way closer to the d.c., maryland and virginia region. crews stocking up on supplies and heading out for inspections on problematic areas that would be most affected if sandy hits. >> the preparation going on is with management. management is watching sandy closely. everybody up and down the coast. everyone wants to know which way is the storm goi
Oct 22, 2012 11:00am EDT
local metro station. tom kieran will be back with the latest on the warm-up. president obama: i'm barack obama and i approve... this message. anncr: victims. dependent. that's what mitt romney called forty-seven percent... of americans. including people on medicare. but what about his plan for you? romney would replace guaranteed benefits with a voucher system. seniors could pay six thousand dollars more a year. a plan aarp says would undermine medicare. you're no earned your benefits. don't let mitt romney take them away. >>> right now, police and family members back in action trying to figure out who killed a prince georges county teenager. he was shot and killed as he walked to school last month in capital heights. investigators hope to find more clues today from the scene as well as from potential witnesses. police are offering a $25,000 reward for information that leads to his arrest. >>> president obama and mitt romney are getting their final preparations in right now for their third and final debate. it will take place in boca raton, florida, and will focus on
Oct 23, 2012 11:00am EDT
really an issue now, isn't it? >> yes. >> i just had a colonoscopy at a local hospital. before they put me under, they made me sign that everybody in the room washed their hands and i had seen them wash their hands. this is something to attack. >> being a physician and learning surgery and the five minute scrub, that's what we typically do. the average american does not wash their hands for, they say between 40 seconds to 60 seconds. >> you'll tell us how long to do it and how to tell. >> yes. >> let's look at a slide you brought with you of an unwashed hand. see if we have that with us. tell us what we are looking at. >> a dirty hand. after 24 hours of incubation, this is the growth you see. >> what is it? >> bacterial colonies. i reproduced this in my office, put on gloves and touched doorknobs and brought my cultures in after 24 hours. you can see that with a gloved hand, even though you think the person is sterile, if they are touching things, it can transmit bacteria. >> look at that. >> this is just in 24 hours. i had gloves on, just touching doorknobs. this is actually an auger p
Oct 17, 2012 11:00am EDT
of the washington airport authority. that agency has come under fire at the federal, state and local level for lack of accountability, and lack of judgment. >>> a second person from virginia died from the nationwide meningitis outbreak. more than 230 others are sick. the news comes as federal criminal investigationers raided the pharmacy linked to the infections. health officials believe the steroid infections were contaminated with the disease. on monday, the food and drug administration warned other drugs may also be tainted. >> this morning, people were talking about the earthquake that hit new england. the 4.0 magnitude quake hit hollis center, maine and sent shock waves as far away as connecticut. people had no idea what was happening. >> we were all standing in the room practicing, warming up. all of a sudden, the whole building shook. the whole room went silent. we were like, whoa. >> shaking on the table. i thought i was seeing things. i felt the ground rumble. everybody went silent. i's like what's happening? >> earthquakes in new england are rare but they do happen. that wa
Oct 24, 2012 11:00am EDT
ballots missing pages. if you have not voted, you can call your local election board for a new ballot. head to and search ballot for more information. >>> some of those campaign signs you see along roadways on your way to work may be gone, soon. road crews are removing hundreds of those signs in maryland. the state highway administration says many signs were put there illegally. this has nothing to do with politics. the highway administration says it will remove illegal commercial signs. >> today, tim kaine will try to win over jewish voters in virginia. the former governor and democratic senate candidate will have lunch at the jewish community center in fairfax. george allen had breakfast at the jcc monday. the race is coming down to the wire. it's shaping up to be one of the most expensive senate races this year. >>> we got great weather out there today. a little bit of rain could be coming. is that right, tom? >> we had a few sprinkles this morning. for a couple days, we are okay. toward the end of the weekend, first part of next week, dealing with what
Oct 4, 2012 11:00am EDT
sunshine now than we are here. locally around the bay and the eastern shore, it's in the mid and upper 70s there. upper 70s gonna be the story to near 80 in the afternoon. as the morning progressed, most of the rain is long gone. actually, the bay and heading to the eastern shore. these dark areas, we are getting breaks in the clouds. sunshine breaking out now. more areas of sunshine. farther to the west, here is the wider view. this is associated to the front with dry air behind it. it's drifting over top of us here as we get into the latter part of the afternoon. this next front in the upper midwest, this is a stronger cold front. behind that, it is much colder. it's snowing now in northern parts of minnesota and up into north dakota. they have already had four inches of snow in parts of eastern north dakota in the last three or four hours and as we go forward, we'll have this clearing sky during the latter rt of the afternoon and a clear night tonight around 6:00 tomorrow morning, nice and clear. as we get into the evening hours on friday, mostly clear. saturday, sun in the morning. dur
Oct 29, 2012 11:00am EDT
? >> yeah, i work at the local bar so if we got power, we're open. >> the wind is supposed to really pick up. >> luckily, i live almost right next door to the bar so it won't be that bad of a walk but we do have flooding in our street. we have to worry about it. so we're sandbagged up. >> have you flooded in the past? >> this block always floods and i'm in the basement. >> what have you done? >> sandbag all around the window, lifted the bed, got everything off the floor and sleeping in someone else's room. >> you've actually relocated? >> yeah. >> neighbors have done the same thing? i'm assuming because there's been such a problem with flooding? >> yeah, think so. we got sandbags really early, trying to prepare for it. >> all right. glad you got some more supplies. again, show you what's going on. lots of people out and about. i think they believed this is probably their best opportunity. they needed eggs and other thing, now is the time to do it. later on this evening, we're going to get a lot of really heavy rain is what we're expecting. we're also expecting those winds to pick up later
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